Rhode Island is the latest state to institute a ban on the use of certain organohalogen flame retardants in upholstered furniture and bedding. The ban is set to come into force in July 2019.
Polyurethane is the key to the durability of the new CorkWood flooring product from Torlys.
A Coordinate Measuring Machine model from General Plastics, which specialises in rigid and flexible polyurethane foams, has received Nadcap accreditation for measurement and inspection.
3D printing specialist Carbon is now offering some of its polymer resins in bulk packaging. This will provide high-volume manufacturers with a price cut.
Redwood Plastics has merged with Epic Polymer Systems, and is now operating under the name Redwood Plastics and Rubber
Icynene, the Canadian-headquartered firm which makes one-step PU spray foam insulation products, is to acquire Houston, Texas-based Lapolla for $160 m.
A new running shoe from Brooks has been created using a polyurethane-based cushioning system from BASF.
ACC, CPI and Osha are working together to improve worker health in the US polyurethanes sector.
Max Process Equipment, which manufactures polyurethane moulding equipment, has won the North Bay Business Journal’s North Bay Maker Award
Dunleary, which serves industries including plastics, construction and textiles and whose product range includes polyurethane dispersions, has made two acquisitions